UML Recognizes SI2 Technologies as a Strategic Partner

On Friday April 5th, 2019, University of Massachusetts Lowell Chancellor Jacqueline F. Moloney announced that SI2 Technologies, Inc. had been selected as a Strategic Partner for the University.

This was in recognition of the multi-aspect relationship with SI2 Technologies, Inc., which included joint research and development as well as an exchange of technology and personnel.

Captain Jonathan Lathrop, USN (ret), Executive Vice President for Programs and Business Development at SI2 Technologies, was on hand to accept the award from Chancellor Moloney.

SI2 Technologies, Inc. Recognized as Strategic Partner


SI2 recently supported NEBA

SI2 recently supported the New England Business Association (NEBA, Previously SBANE) during the organizations hosting of the NAVY Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) Outreach Program. In addition to briefings by Navy Program Executive Office and Contracting officials on the newly released research topics, the group hosted a panel to discuss success stories in the SBIR arena. SI2 is a proud sponsor of NEBA, and supports all the Department of Defense services with contract research and development through the SBIR program, as well as Broad Area Announcements and Other Transaction Authority consortium.



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SI2 Trap Shooting Team supports the Light Foundation

Recently the Light Foundation held their annual Celebrity Shoot out and fund raiser. An SI2 Foursome competed in the shootout, as well as live and silent auctions.

The Light Foundation's response was high praise. "We can't thank you enough! This year's Shoot-Out celebrated 15 Years of The Light Foundation, 15 Years of unmatched support from our donors and 15 Years of creating young leaders through outdoor programming. In light of that celebration, we raised nearly $800,000 for the Light Foundation to expand our reach and further impact the lives of young men and women for years to come! In the pouring rain, our supporters, donors and sponsors showed up to was our largest and most successful event EVER.

SI2 is proud to support local charities, and to be counted as one of the Light Foundation's strong supporters.

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 SI2 Founder and CEO with Matt Light, former Patriot number 72 and Light Foundation head

Jon Lathrop, SI2 VP of Business development, demonstrates shooting clay pigeons with a .75 caliber black powder flintlock

SI2 Executive VP of Strategic Development shows his natural skills during the shootout

Michael Borelli, SI2 Supervisor of Mechanical Engineering, demonstrates the frangibility of ballistic clay structures

SI2’s CEO Joseph Kunze placed in the top 10 finishers of the celebrity shootout!


SI2 Technologies at NextFlex Innovation day

Recently, Charter Member SI2 Technologies, Inc. presented on flexible hybrid electronics (FHE) and antennas at the NextFlex Consortium Innovation Day 2018. This by invitation only event was held at the NextFlex headquarters in San Jose, CA. The Third Annual Innovation Day represented a “Who’s Who in FHE” from NextFlex members, subject-matter experts, government partners, and dignitaries, with over 300 people celebrating how NextFlex and its 85 members around the country are delivering on the promise of “electronics on everything.” Speakers and guests included local political leaders, CTO from Defense Prime contractors, and NextFlex members and innovators.

As the first consortium member to join NextFlex, SI2 Technologies proudly displayed some of the latest innovations at the leading edge of an intersection between FHE and custom antennas. Douglas Kern, Ph.D., presented on the attached video.

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Si2 Antenna Video


SI2 Technologies, Inc. supports Air Force Research Laboratory Munitions Directorate

Amanda Schrand, Ph.D, of the Air Force Research Laboratory Munitions Directorate, conducts the out brief of the week long sprint technology development to representative customers

SI2 was one of two small businesses invited to join the week long Technology Sprint by AFRL Munitions Directorate at the Doolittle Institute in Niceville, FL recently. Under the global heading of Designing Resilient Hybrid Technologies, the week's specific task was "Resilient Hybrid Electronics Technology Sprint: 3D Printed Conformal Antenna." Along with diverse government organizations and universities, SI2 brought extensive additive manufacturing and antenna/Flexible Hybrid Electronics experience to the working event. The sprint is a week-long team technology design event based on this book that takes a problem from inception to customer testing in just one week.

During this week, the group examined a real world munitions need, the technologies and potential solutions to address it, and fabricated a prototype which was briefed to the representative customers.

SI2 is a specialty RF company specializing in antenna, array, and sensor designs using both conventional and additive manufacturing.

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